My God, how cheerful is the sound

My God, how cheerful is the sound

Author: Philip Doddridge
Published in 23 hymnals

Author: Philip Doddridge

Doddridge, Philip, D.D., was born in London, June 26, 1702. His grandfather was one of the ministers under the Commonwealth, who were ejected in 1662. His father was a London oilman. He was offered by the Duchess of Bedford an University training for ordination in the Church of England, but declined it. He entered Mr. Jennings's non-conformist seminary at Kibworth instead; preached his first sermon at Hinckley, to which Mr. Jennings had removed his academy. In 1723 he was chosen pastor at Kibworth. In 1725 he changed his residence to Market Harborough, still ministering at Kibworth. The settled work of his life as a preceptor and divine began in 1729, with his appointment to the Castle Hill Meeting at Northampton, and continued till in the… Go to person page >

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First Line: My God, how cheerful is the sound
Author: Philip Doddridge

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A Baptist Hymn Book, Designed Especially for the Regular Baptist Church and All Lovers of Truth #d507

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A Choice Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the use of the Baptist Church and all lovers of song #153

A New and Choice Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs for the Use of the Regular Baptist Church. 10th ed. #d329

Church Hymn Book . 3rd ed. #d326

Hymns for the Use of the Society of United Christian Friends Professing the Faith of Universal Salvation #d257

The Baptist Hymn Book, in Two Parts #d366

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The Baptist Hymn Book: original and selected: in two parts #235

The Christian Psalter #d334

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The Cluster of Spiritual Songs, Divine Hymns and Sacred Poems: being chiefly a collection (3rd ed. rev.) #DCXII

The Ebenezer Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs, with an appendix Consisting of Miscellaneous Pieces. 6th ed. #d367

The Good Old Songs #d365

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The Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #844

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